Toronto may need to consider Vancouver-style measures to address a “dangerous mix” of factors that are fuelling the region's overheated housing market, the chief executive of Canada's largest bank warned on Friday.
A Friday morning power outage at the CN Rail Traffic Control Centre disrupted GO Transit, UP Express, freight trains and VIA Rail service.
The ban on non-essential water use for Strathcona County residents placed on Friday afternoon was lifted Saturday morning. Officials put the ban in place after a line break that impacted water feed from Edmonton to Sherwood Park.
Canada's benchmark stock index slumped by the most in five months on Friday, in a broad-based retreat led by sharp falls in its heavily-weighted energy and financial sectors.
The Alberta government spends nearly $2,700 more per man, woman and child in the province compared to British Columbia, while collecting roughly $1,300 less in tax.